'Scentara Pura' Lilac


Classic lilac fragrance with vigorous, modern-day disease resistance!

Scentara Pura® is a hyacinthiflora lilac, the most fragrant type on the market. It earns its name from its pure purple flowers and deep, true fragrance. Fresh green foliage resists disease and keeps the plant looking good even when it's not in bloom. Warm climate gardeners should especially take note of Scentara Pura lilac: it requires less chilling than other lilacs, so performs better when winters are mild.

Top reasons to grow Scentara Pura lilac:

- Extremely fragrant flowers

- Disease resistant

- Better performer for warmer areas than other lilacs


Fragrant Flower
Disease Resistant


Plant Type: 
Shrub Type: 
Height Category: 
Garden Height: 
 48 - 72 Inches
 48 - 72 Inches
 48 - 72 Inches
Flower Colors: 
Foliage Colors: 
Foliage Shade: 
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Light Requirement: 

The optimum amount of sun or shade each plant needs to thrive: Full Sun (6+ hours), Part Sun (4-6 hours), Full Shade (up to 4 hours).

Maintenance Category: 
Blooms On: 
 Old Wood
Bloom Time: 
Hardiness Zones: 
Water Category: 
Needs Good Drainage
Soil Fertility Requirement: 
 Average Soil
Soil PH Category: 
 Alkaline Soil
 Border Plant
 Cut Flower
 Good for Screening
 Mass Planting
 Specimen or Focal Point
Uses Notes: 

Plant Scentara Pura lilac on its own or as a hedge. Just be sure to put it somewhere that you can enjoy its amazing fragrance!

Maintenance Notes: 

Lilacs require well-drained soils - wet conditions will lead to root rot which can kill them. Plant only in areas that are not soggy, and do not add anything to the soil when you plant a lilac.

Prune after flowering if needed. 

Scentara Pura® Syringa x hyacinthiflora 'SMNSHSO' USPP 31,119Can PBRAF